Search for content in message boards

John Bell died on prison hulk 'Captivity' - June 1803

Replies: 1

John Bell died on prison hulk 'Captivity' - June 1803

Posted: 3 Nov 2011 11:18AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Bell
Hi All,

I've tried to find a record of death other than the ships register but without success.

Does anyone know if the body would have been returned home to Spitalfields - returned to shore (the hulk 'Captivity' was moored of Portsmouth I believe at this time) and buried there or perhaps just chucked over the side?

Any advice gratefully received,

Stu
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
ClanLolley 3 Nov 2011 5:18PM GMT 
myoldlandy 21 Aug 2012 10:12AM GMT 
per page

Find a board about a specific topic

  • Visit our other sites:

© 1997-2014 Ancestry.com | Corporate Information | New Privacy | Terms and Conditions